methylene chloride

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meth·yl·ene chlor·ide

(meth'ĭ-lēn klōr'īd),
Volatile liquid with a pungent odor; harmful vapor. Organic solvent used for cellulose acetate plastic; degreasing and cleaning fluids; and in food processing. Pharmaceutical aid (solvent).
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Their projections showed that continued dichloromethane increases at the average trend observed from 2004-2014 would delay ozone recovery over Antarctica by 30 years.
The TLC plate of curcuminoid samples from the heating in edible oil obtained by using a mixture of dichloromethane and methanol (97:3) v/v as a mobile phase composition mentioned by Anderson et al.
Most of these applications are now reformulated, but with the exception of water, dichloromethane, and some HCFCs and non-ozone-depleting chlorinated solvents such as trichloroethylene and perchloroethylene, all of the other alternatives are more flammable.
The literature search strategy was based on the CASRN (75-09-02) in addition to the common names dichloromethane and methylene chloride.
pallens stems, where only the dichloromethane fraction caused larval mortality higher than in the three controls, and drastically affected larval growth, which reached a maximum of 1.
The solutions of (1) in chloroform and dichloromethane were used to transport metal picrates from aqueous solution.
2011a) tested the hexane, dichloromethane, methanol and ethyl acetate fractions of the leaf extract of M.
We used four solvents with increasing polarity: petroleum ether, dichloromethane, methanol and methanol-water (5:1), successively.
Peer reviewed for originality and quality, 57 papers discuss such aspects of material science as immobilizing silk fibronin with plasma grafting polymerization to form a scaffold for culturing cells, the effect of the anodization process on the morphology of nickel coating, the effect of the fuel type on the synthesis of barium strontium titanate by the sol-gel combustion method, the effect of injection parameters on morphology in metal injection molding, and polymer-coated single-walled carbon nanotubes for ethanol and dichloromethane discrimination.
The compound was extracted with dichloromethane (4 x 50 mL) and washed with brine and dried with anhydrous sodium sulfate.
All chemicals used were purchased from Merck (Darmstadt, Germany), and included methanol and dichloromethane (HPLC grade), sodium chloride (analytical grade) and trifluoroacetic acid (reagent grade).